United Way of Southwest Louisiana is committed to helping everyone in Southwest Louisiana. Recognizing that it's hard to ask for help, we've added confidential, 24/7/365 help that can be
received in any way you prefer to communicate.
Whether you've been struggling or an emergency just happened, United Way of Southwest Louisiana has several ways to assist you and receive the support, resources or advice you need.
A free helpline operated 24-hours-a-day, and every day of the year, this call center has trained specialists answering calls from those in need. Top calls for help are consistently for basic
needs: food, rent/mortgage assistance, utility assistance and medical prescriptions.
2-1-1 is a valuable community resource with the most comprehensive database of social services available for our community. Encourage individuals who need help to dial 2-1-1.